Peter graduated from the Loyalist College Program with honors in 2009. In 2010, he passed the Paralegal Exam and obtained his Paralegal License from the Law Society of Upper Canada.
Peter worked as a Court Clerk/Registrar for the Ministry of the Attorney General gaining insight and a more practical understanding of legal processes and protocols. He performed volunteer work for the Community Advocacy and Legal Centre in Belleville, Ontario, assisting lawyers assigned acting as Tenant Duty Counsel at Landlord and Tenant Board Hearings. This included performing Intake Interviews for the staff lawyers, taking notes on proceedings and helping reassure clients.
While at Loyalist College, he did a placement assignment at the Landlord and Tenant Board in Toronto. It was here, he was able to get a strong understanding of the Residential Tenancies Act. During his second placement, he was assigned to the Northumberland Community Legal Centre, where he was commended by the staff lawyers for “being sensitive to clients in vulnerable situations”.
Peter is a two time winner of the Community Votes Award for Best Paralegal In Belleville, Ontario in 2021 and 2022.
Peter also worked the local bar scene and has in depth knowledge of the liquor laws on Ontario.
"Rodgers is a man who knows what he's doing. His knowledge and determination is impressive. No matter the question, he always has the right answer and will guide you through whatever mess you've gotten yourself into. If you think you're better off on your own? Think again. Whatever the predicament, you want a heavyweight like Pete Rodgers in your corner!!!"